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Converts a text string into an HTML-encoded string.
Assembly: System.Windows.Browser (in System.Windows.Browser.dll)
'Declaration Public Shared Function HtmlEncode ( _ html As String _ ) As String
public static string HtmlEncode( string html )
The text to HTML-encode.
An HTML-encoded string.
An HTML document consists of text and control characters. Control characters cannot be displayed directly unless they are HTML-encoded.
For example, to display the character < (less than sign) in your HTML document, you must use the character sequence <. Otherwise, it will be interpreted as the beginning of an HTML tag.
This method performs the following conversions to character-entity equivalents:
< to <
> to >
& to &
" to "
Supported in: 5, 4, 3
For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.